You'll need to be running OS 10.2, which you'd prefer to be running anyway Ask and ye shall receive. We have brought the official Android Central App to BlackBerry World. For all intents and purposes, this is the same application we're...Show More Summary
While BBM is pretty established as far as messaging apps are concerned, it does have some pretty stiff competition in the form of WhatsApp, LINE,Viber, and etc., all of which have established themselves on iOS and Android operating systems for years. Show More Summary
BlackBerry is making it easier for Android applications to run on its latest smartphones. A recent upgrade to its developer tools has reduced the amount of work required to get an Android app working on the BlackBerry 10 operating system, and changes coming in early 2014 will allow some Android apps to run directly without any changes. Show More Summary
BBM Channels, a new part of BlackBerry’s popular cross-platform mobile messaging app BBM, will be available on Tuesday on any handset running BlackBerry OS 5 and above. The struggling smartphone maker is calling the release an open beta – it’s not quite ready for an official release, it would seem – and will be added... Read More
While Windows Phone has been steadily closing its app gap, BlackBerry 10 has continued to languish far behind. Business Insider has created a chart using data from mobile analytics firm VisionMobile that illustrates why BlackBerry still can’t get Instagram, Snapchat and Vine to make native apps for its BlackBerry 10 platform. Show More Summary
Mobile Insights is a daily newsletter from BI Intelligence delivered first thing every morning exclusively to BI Intelligence subscribers. Sign up for a free trial of BI Intelligence today. BlackBerry Finds Success In The Mobile Messaging...Show More Summary
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We had an interesting discussion on our most recent podcast about the rise of unofficial app stores that make it easy for BlackBerry devices to download and install Android apps. To be clear, we're not talking about downloading directly...Show More Summary
It’s been more than a month after BlackBerry Messenger debuted for the iOS and Android platforms and it is still doing remarkably well on the iPhone. On November 22nd, BBM was a top 5 iOS app for downloads in no fewer than 50 countries, including important markets like South Africa, Nigeria, Argentina, Colombia, the UAE, Canada and the U.K. Show More Summary
BlackBerry’s BBM app is free to use and comes bundled with BlackBerry phones, and has also made its way, also for free, onto iOS and Android devices. With the app being free, how does BlackBerry plan on making money from it? After all...Show More Summary
BlackBerry has often been criticized for the gaping app gap its new BB10 platform has with rival platforms like iOS and Android. The Canadian manufacturer already allows customers to sideload Android applications on their smartphones,...Show More Summary
The new BlackBerry 10 platform was launched earlier this year in January. Since then, the Canadian manufacturer has released four devices powered by it. While the devices haven’t done spectacularly well in the market, there are still...Show More Summary
Last week, communications service Viber introduced paid-for stickers and push-to-talk messaging to its iOS and Android apps, and now it is the turn of its desktop and BlackBerry apps. Viber... Keep reading ?
BBM for iOS updated with support for WiFi-only iPads (via The Inquirer) CANADIAN PHONE MAKER Blackberry announced an update for its iOS Blackberry Messenger (BBM) app on Friday, which sees the service arriving on the iPad. The update,...Show More Summary
By George Kesarios: No one is sure how many times BlackBerry's (BBRY) BBM communications app has been downloaded so far for Apple's (AAPL) iOS and Google's (GOOG) Android OS, but 30 million should not be a surprise. If one adds to these...Show More Summary
Is BlackBerry's BBM app another late attempt to get back into the smartphone market? The free BlackBerry app reached 20 million downloads in its first week post launch and the masses are talking.
Windows 8.1, an operating system which needs more top-notch apps, just got one: Flipboard. The personalized magazine, already available for iPad, iPhone, Android and even BlackBerry 10, has debuted on the Windows Store in a version reengineered for Microsoft’s touch-friendly Metro interface. Show More Summary
Thursday’s update makes the app available on a wider range of devices and also brings more options for finding friends through the service.
BlackBerry's Messenger app is now available for the iPad and iPod Touch and will work over Wi-Fi connections on those devices, the company announced Thursday. The chat and video-calling service made its debut on iPhones and Android-based smartphones in October after a botched rollout in September. Show More Summary
The big moment will come when BBM for iOS, Android and BlackBerry all have the same feature set and that's when this app is really going to take off. Features like video calling, BBM Voice and screensharing are all going to be game changers for a cross-platform communication tool. Show More Summary